Posts Tagged ‘Self-Defense’

Enablers of Tyranny and Crime

Sunday, January 2, 2011 20:05 6 Comments

Just like I refuse to the term “gay” to describe homosexuals (the term gay has nothing to do with sex), I am no longer using the term “gun control advocate.” Destroying another person’s freedom has nothing to do with ‘gun control.’ I call them promoters of no-gun legislation, because that’s what they do: use the [...]

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Can You Shoot a 12-Year-Old?

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 23:33 33 Comments

For a little over a year, Time magazine has been running “The Detroit Blog,” a special assignment blog dedicated to attempting to write about and understand Detroit. The writers are from Detroit and/or the surrounding area, and mostly, the blog is meant for curious outsiders who think Detroit is a freak show that makes for [...]

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Shooting for Self-Defense?

Sunday, April 18, 2010 13:09 22 Comments

First, a couple of news items that are actually something to cheer about concerning our rights to defend our liberties: Arizona is allowing concealed carry without a permit, and the Colorado Court of Appeals ruled that the University of Colorado has no authority to bar students or visitors from lawfully carrying guns on campus. This [...]

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Judge: Defend Yourself Because the State Can’t Defend You

Monday, April 12, 2010 21:45 5 Comments

In Ashtabula County (Ohio), the Sheriff’s Department has been cut in half, and the jails are full with a waiting list for bed space. One man made sense. Ashtabula County Common Pleas Judge Alfred Mackey was asked what residents should do to protect themselves and their families with the severe cutback in law enforcement. “Arm themselves,” [...]

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Why Your Kid Needs a Gun

Saturday, January 16, 2010 16:51 No Comments

So he can defend his Mom from armed home invaders. At 11 years old. And with a .22! Thanks to Charles Everett for the link.

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The Key to Freedom

Saturday, December 5, 2009 14:21 2 Comments

The Swiss know what that is.

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Guns, Not Shoes

Sunday, July 26, 2009 21:15 16 Comments

I posted this on earlier today because it was requested that I do so, if I was interested. Here’s the post. ——————— I was asked to start what we hope will become a sequence of blog posts from LRC bloggers talking about what guns they prefer for purposes of self-preservation in a defensive mode [...]

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